Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, Indiana Job Growth
There were 1,051,000 jobs in Indianapolis, Indiana in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 998,375 employed persons for the month. Indianapolis added 2,800 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 799 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Indianapolis job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Indianapolis, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Indianapolis as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Indianapolis, Indiana
CES employment for Indianapolis in December 2016 is at a new high of 1,051,000.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,007,857 for Indianapolis in July 2016. 9,482 jobs have been lost in Indianapolis since then according to the household survey. From a October 2016 low of 994,367, Indianapolis has added 4,008 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Indianapolis, Indiana Employment History